Hwang Ji-man
Personal information
Birth name황지만
Country South Korea
Born (1984-07-08) 8 July 1984 (age 37)
Miryang, South Korea
Height1.76 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight71 kg (157 lb)
HandednessRight
Men's & mixed doubles
Highest ranking11 (MD) (25 September 2008)
BWF profile
Hwang Ji-man
Hangul
황지만
Hanja
黃智萬
Revised RomanizationHwang Jiman
McCune–ReischauerHwang Chiman

Hwang Ji-man (Hangul: 황지만; Korean pronunciation: [hwaŋ.dʑi.man]; born 8 July 1984) is a badminton player from South Korea.[1][2]

Career

Hwang started playing badminton when he was in Miryang elementary school, and when he was 17, Hwang was chosen to represented the National Junior team.[3] Hwang played at the 2007 BWF World Championships in men's doubles with Lee Jae-jin. They were seeded 10 and were defeated in the third round by Candra Wijaya and Tony Gunawan, 21–17, 21–16.

In Beijing 2008 Summer Olympics, Hwang and his partner Lee won their first bronze medal after upsetting Choong Tan Fook/Lee Wan Wah in the first round, Tadashi Ohtsuka/Keita Masuda in the quarter-final, but defeated by Cai Yun and Fu Haifeng of China in the semifinal. Nevertheless, in the bronze medal match, Hwang and Lee subdued Danish Lars Paaske and Jonas Rasmussen.

Achievements

Olympic Games

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 Beijing University of Technology Gymnasium,
Beijing, China
South Korea Lee Jae-jin Denmark Lars Paaske
Denmark Jonas Rasmussen
13–21, 21–18, 21–17
Bronze medal.svg
Bronze

Asia Championships

Men's doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2010 Siri Fort Indoor Stadium,
New Delhi, India
South Korea Han Sang-hoon Chinese Taipei Chen Hung-ling
Chinese Taipei Lin Yu-lang
18–21, 21–12, 18–21
Bronze
Bronze
2009 Suwon Indoor Stadium,
Suwon, South Korea
South Korea Han Sang-hoon South Korea Ko Sung-hyun
South Korea Yoo Yeon-seong
21–19, 15–21, 16–21
Bronze
Bronze
2008 Bandaraya Stadium,
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
South Korea Lee Jae-jin Indonesia Candra Wijaya
Indonesia Nova Widianto
15–21, 21–19, 17–21
Bronze
Bronze
2006 Bandaraya Stadium,
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
South Korea Jung Tae-keuk Malaysia Hoon Thien How
Malaysia Tan Boon Heong
19–21, 18–21
Bronze
Bronze

Asian Junior Championships

Boys' singles

Year Venue Opponent Score Result
2002 Kuala Lumpur Badminton Stadium,
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Singapore Hendra Wijaya 15–6, 10–15, 11–15
Bronze
Bronze

Boys' doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2001 Taipei Gymnasium,
Taipei, Taiwan
South Korea Lee Jae-jin Thailand Adisak Wiriyapadungpong
Thailand Songphon Anugritayawon
17–15, 15–1
Gold
Gold

Mixed doubles

Year Venue Partner Opponent Score Result
2001 Taipei Gymnasium,
Taipei, Taiwan
South Korea Bae Seung-hee South Korea Lee Jae-jin
South Korea Hwang Yu-mi
7–15, 12–15
Silver
Silver

BWF Superseries

The BWF Superseries, launched on 14 December 2006 and implemented in 2007, is a series of elite badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF). BWF Superseries has two level such as Superseries and Superseries Premier. A season of Superseries features twelve tournaments around the world, which introduced since 2011, with successful players invited to the Superseries Finals held at the year end.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2009 All England Open South Korea Han Sang-hoon China Cai Yun
China Fu Haifeng
17–21, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2008 All England Open South Korea Lee Jae-jin South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
22–20, 19–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2007 Korea Open South Korea Lee Jae-jin South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
16–21, 15–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF Superseries Finals tournament
  BWF Superseries Premier tournament
  BWF Superseries tournament

BWF Grand Prix

The BWF Grand Prix has two level such as Grand Prix and Grand Prix Gold. It is a series of badminton tournaments, sanctioned by Badminton World Federation (BWF) since 2007. The World Badminton Grand Prix has been sanctioned by the International Badminton Federation since 1983.

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2008 German Open South Korea Lee Jae-jin South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
21–13, 21–19 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2007 Thailand Open South Korea Lee Jae-jin South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
21–19, 19–21, 21–9 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2007 German Open South Korea Lee Jae-jin South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
21–18, 22–20 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2006 Korea Open South Korea Lee Jae-jin United States Tony Gunawan
Indonesia Candra Wijaya
18–21, 18–21 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2006 Thailand Open South Korea Lee Jae-jin South Korea Jung Jae-sung
South Korea Lee Yong-dae
Walkover 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2003 U.S. Open South Korea Lee Eun-woo United States Tony Gunawan
United States Eti Gunawan
5–15, 9–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
  BWF Grand Prix Gold tournament
  BWF & IBF Grand Prix tournament

BWF International Challenge/Series

Men's doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2005 Vietnam Satellite South Korea Han Sang-hoon Malaysia Mohd Zakry Abdul Latif
Malaysia Gan Teik Chai
15–4, 14–17, 4–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2005 Thailand Satellite South Korea Han Sang-hoon South Korea Jeon Jun-bum
South Korea Kim Dae-sung
15–6, 15–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2004 Vietnam Satellite South Korea Jung Jae-sung Indonesia Rian Sukmawan
Indonesia Yoga Ukikasah
15–17, 7–15 2nd place, silver medalist(s) Runner-up
2003 Canada International South Korea Jung Hoon-min Canada Keith Chan
Canada William Milroy
17–15, 15–7 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2003 Norwegian International South Korea Lee Jae-jin England David Lindley
England Kristian Roebuck
15–10, 15–2 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2003 Hungarian International South Korea Lee Jae-jin South Korea Jeon Jun-bum
South Korea Yoo Yeon-seong
15–12, 15–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner

Mixed doubles

Year Tournament Partner Opponent Score Result
2012 Korean International South Korea Hwang Yu-mi South Korea Lee Jae-jin
South Korea Kim Jin-ock
21–15, 21–14 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2005 Vietnam Satellite South Korea Oh Seul-ki South Korea Jeon Jun-bum
South Korea Ha Jung-eun
7–15, 15–6, 15–12 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
2003 Canada International South Korea Lee Eun-woo Canada Mike Beres
Canada Jody Patrick
17–15, 15–7 1st place, gold medalist(s) Winner
  BWF International Challenge tournament
  BWF International Series tournament

References

  1. ^ "Players: Hwang Ji Man". Badminton World Federation. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
  2. ^ "경기는 아직 안 끝났어!" (in Korean). 배드민턴데일리. Retrieved 3 March 2018.
  3. ^ "[배드민턴]배드민턴 Jr대표 밀양고 황지만군" (in Korean). 경남도민일보. Retrieved 3 March 2018.